Killhope Lead Mining Museum
Coswhill, Bishop Auckland, DL13 1AR, North East
Enjoy some of the darkest skies in the North Pennines. Experienced astronomers from the Sunderland Astronomical Society will be on hand to show you around the night sky, using a range of powerful telescopes and other specialist equipment.
Displays and activities will be available in the Buddle House and you will be able to view projected astronomical images. All ages are welcome. Food and drink will be available.
Wrap up warm and bring a red-light torch (if you have one).
This event is taking place as part of the North Pennines Stargazing Festival 2018.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 26/10/2018
North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is organising this event
Please contact North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.
Email: [email protected]
Facebook: North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty
Fri 26th Oct
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.